HOW TEX MEX CREDIT UNION BEGAN
On February 4th 1953 applied for a State Charter Credit Union under the Name of Tex-Mex Railway Employees Credit Union. Original 10 shareholders all Railway Employees were:
On March 9, 1953 the charter was granted. The Credit Union was established so the employees and their families have a place to save money and control their finances.
|W.E. Chenney ||H.M. Lacour |
|Joe E. Garcia Jr.||Leopoldo A. Almaguer|
|J.P. Devine||M. Conring|
|J.M. Benavides Jr||Manuel G. Gutierrez|
|H.L. Teal||W.A. Rivas|
The first meeting was held on March 26th 1953 and 7 board members were elected:
The Credit Union was located in the back storeroom of the Tex Mex Railway offices on Corpus Christi Street.
|R.J. Notzon ||J.M. Benavides, Jr. |
|W.E. Chenney ||H.W. Newton|
|J.R. Gonzalez ||Antonio Ramirez|